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RCIPS recognises outstanding service for 2017

RCIPS recognises outstanding service for 2017

| 04/07/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): PC Christopher Donaldson of the Community Policing Department (CPD) was named Police Officer of the Year at the Outstanding Service Awards the RCIPS held last week at Government House. The awards recognise the efforts of officers who performed exceptionally throughout 2017, as well [...]

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Joey Hew attends Commonwealth ICT Forum

Joey Hew attends Commonwealth ICT Forum

| 03/07/2018 | 1 Comment
(CNS Local Life): Minister for Commerce, Planning and Infrastructure Joey Hew recently attended the annual Commonwealth Information Communications Technologies (ICTs) Forum in London. The biennial meeting, held 18-20 June and first convened in 2014, is an opportunity for Commonwealth ICT ministers t [...]

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Alicia Thompson called to the bar

Alicia Thompson called to the bar

| 03/07/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Alicia Thompson has completed her articles of clerkship with Maples and Calder and was admitted as an attorney-at-law in the Cayman Islands by Justice Richard Williams last month. She attended Truman Bodden Law School (TBLS), where she received a bachelor of laws in 2015, and compl [...]

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Registration open for UCCI STEM camp

Registration open for UCCI STEM camp

| 29/06/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The University College of the Cayman Islands (UCCI) will be holding its STEM Summer Camp from 20-24 August, which is the first and only one of its kind in the Cayman Islands. The aim of the camp is to combine science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) subjects in a fun and in [...]

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Cayman’s swimmers competing at regional event

Cayman’s swimmers competing at regional event

| 29/06/2018 | 1 Comment
(CNS Local Life): The Cayman Islands National Swim Team is competing at the Central American and Caribbean Swimming Championship (CCCAN) being held in Aruba, having travelled there Wednesday, 27 June. The championship takes place every other year and it has been more than five years since Cayman has [...]

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Race for semifinals takes shape

Race for semifinals takes shape

| 28/06/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): There are tight races for semifinal spots in both groups of the 2018 Cayman Airways Youth Cup heading into the final day of pool play at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex today (28 June). Mt Pleasant Football Academy (Jamaica) and Central Brooklyn Soccer Club (US) lead the standings [...]

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Looking for Welsh kin of first Cayman settlers

Looking for Welsh kin of first Cayman settlers

| 28/06/2018 | 2 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The Cayman Islands Government Office in the UK (CIGOUK) has launched a campaign to find relatives of the first settlers in the Cayman Islands. Two of the first settlers here were a Welshman called “Walter” and a Cornishman called “Bawden” – both said to have been members [...]

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Exciting action on day two of tournament

Exciting action on day two of tournament

| 28/06/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The 2018 Cayman Airways Youth Cup rolled on through the second day with exciting action from Under-13 teams from the Cayman Islands, Jamaica and the US at Truman Bodden Sports Complex on Tuesday, 26 June. [...]

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Women’s run empowers Crisis Centre

Women’s run empowers Crisis Centre

| 27/06/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The inaugural Women’s Empowerment 5K run, held Sunday, 10 June, raised $1,000 for the Cayman Islands Crisis Centre (CICC), a non-profit providing support and shelter to victims of domestic abuse. Patricia Muschette and Celia Hydes, members of the group Powerful Runners establishe [...]

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All countries win as football tournament opens

All countries win as football tournament opens

| 26/06/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The 2018 Cayman Airways Youth Cup kicked off Monday, 25 June, at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex with a full slate of four matches featuring excellent play on the pitch, said a press release on the tournament. Teams from Jamaica, the US and the Cayman Islands all had wins on the o [...]

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Free HIV testing available this week

Free HIV testing available this week

| 25/06/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The Health Services Authority (HSA), the Cayman AIDS Foundation, and the Cayman Islands Red Cross have again joined forces to mark HIV Testing Week, which runs from today (25 June) through Saturday, 30 June. The activities being held this week are in support of National Testing Day [...]

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U13 football tournament kicks off

U13 football tournament kicks off

| 25/06/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): More than 180 rising football stars will showcase their skills on the pitch at the 2018 Cayman Airways Under-13 Youth Cup hosted by Academy Sports Club. The tournament, running from 25-30 June, will feature three local teams facing opposition from Jamaica and the US. [...]

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DG’s 5K Challenge raises $89k for charities

DG’s 5K Challenge raises $89k for charities

| 22/06/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Lie): The 2018 DG’s 5K Challenge raised $89,000 for five charitable causes, which all focus on feeding the most vulnerable in the community. The grand total is $29,000 more than the goal Deputy Governor Franz Manderson set for the event, which was held in April. [...]

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Student artists shine at National Gallery

Student artists shine at National Gallery

| 21/06/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The National Gallery of the Cayman Islands (NGCI) is showcasing young peoples’ artwork at an exhibition titled, “Insight”, which is running until 6 July. The art was created during six Walkers’ Art Clubs held throughout the school year. The NGCI afterschool clubs benefit ap [...]

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Brac tea party celebrates Queen

Brac tea party celebrates Queen

| 20/06/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The Cayman Brac District Committee of the National Trust recently celebrated the Queen’s birthday with a traditional tea party, which is held annually for both the local community and visitors. Heritage House hosted the party at which guests enjoyed finger foods and assorted teas [...]

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